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Animal Planet's, It's Me or the Dog host, Victoria Stilwell gives Unleash 5 top dog training tips.

1. Use positive reinforcement. Instead of being a dominant owner, be a calm teacher who rewards and encourages good behavior.

2. Learn how to think dog. Understand the world from a dog's point of view. 

3. Exercise. Physical exercise and mental stimulation is crucial throughout the day. The number 1 cause of behavior problems is lack of physical activity and mental stimulation. 

4. Have fun with your dog! Pet ownership should be fun and not considered a chore.

5. Get help. Use the support system around you. Utilize resources like trainers and veterinarians. 

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